Movies like The Prodigy 2019

A mother concerned about her young son's disturbing behavior thinks something supernatural may be affecting him.

If you already watched and love The Prodigy, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to The Prodigy.

1 In The Tall Grass 2019

After hearing a child screaming for help from the green depths of a vast field of tall grass, Becky, a pregnant woman, and Cal, her brother, park their car near a mysterious abandoned church and recklessly enter the field, discovering that they are not alone and because of some reason they are unable of escaping a completely inextricable vegetable labyrinth.

Genres:

Horror, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Vincenzo Natali

Writers:

Vincenzo Natali, Stephen King (based on the novella by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
5.4

2 Doctor Sleep 2019

Still irrevocably scarred by the trauma he endured as a child at the Overlook, Dan Torrance has fought to find some semblance of peace. But that peace is shattered when he encounters Abra, a courageous teenager with her own powerful extrasensory gift, known as the 'shine'. Instinctively recognising that Dan shares her power, Abra has sought him out, desperate for his help against the merciless Rose the Hat and her followers.

Genres:

Horror, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller

Director:

Mike Flanagan

Writers:

Stephen King (based on the novel by), Mike Flanagan (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
7.4

3 Greta 2018

A young woman returns an elderly widow’s lost purse, leading to an unlikely relationship between the two — until the young woman discovers her elder might not be all that she seems.

Genres:

Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Neil Jordan

Writers:

Ray Wright (screenplay by), Neil Jordan (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

United States of America, Ireland
6

4 Child's Play 2019

Karen, a single mother, gifts her son Andy a Buddi doll for his birthday, unaware of its more sinister nature. A contemporary re-imagining of the 1988 horror classic.

Genre:

Horror

Director:

Lars Klevberg

Writers:

Tyler Burton Smith (screenplay by), Don Mancini (based on "Child's Play" screenplay by) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
5.8

5 Brightburn 2019

What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero to mankind, he proved to be something far more sinister?

Genres:

Horror, Thriller, Science Fiction

Director:

David Yarovesky

Writers:

Brian Gunn, Mark Gunn

Country:

United States of America
6.1

6 Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark 2019

Mill Valley, Pennsylvania, Halloween night, 1968. After playing a joke on a school bully, Sarah and her friends decide to sneak into a supposedly haunted house that once belonged to the powerful Bellows family, unleashing dark forces that they will be unable to control.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Director:

André Øvredal

Writers:

Dan Hageman (screenplay by), Kevin Hageman (screenplay by) | 4 more credits »

Countries:

Canada, China, United States of America
6.2

7 Crawl 2019

When a huge hurricane hits her hometown in Florida, Haley ignores evacuation orders to look for her father. After finding him badly wounded, both are trapped by the flood. With virtually no time to escape the storm, they discover that rising water levels are the least of their problems.

Genres:

Thriller, Horror, Action, Drama

Director:

Alexandre Aja

Countries:

Canada, Serbia, United States of America
6.2

8 Happy Death Day 2u 2019

Collegian Tree Gelbman wakes up in horror to learn that she's stuck in a parallel universe. Her boyfriend Carter is now with someone else, and her friends and fellow students seem to be completely different versions of themselves. When Tree discovers that Carter's roommate has been altering time, she finds herself once again the target of a masked killer. When the psychopath starts to go after her inner circle, Tree soon realizes that she must die over and over again to save everyone.

Genres:

Comedy, Horror, Science Fiction

Director:

Christopher Landon

Writers:

Christopher Landon, Scott Lobdell (based on characters created by)

Country:

United States of America
6.2

9 47 Meters Down: Uncaged 2019

Four teenage girls go on a diving adventure to explore a submerged Mayan city. Once inside, their rush of excitement turns into a jolt of terror as they discover the sunken ruins are a hunting ground for deadly great white sharks. With their air supply steadily dwindling, the friends must navigate the underwater labyrinth of claustrophobic caves and eerie tunnels in search of a way out of their watery hell.

Genre:

Horror

Director:

Johannes Roberts

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom
5

10 Annabelle Comes Home 2019

Determined to keep Annabelle from wreaking more havoc, demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren bring the possessed doll to the locked artifacts room in their home, placing her “safely” behind sacred glass and enlisting a priest’s holy blessing. But an unholy night of horror awaits as Annabelle awakens the evil spirits in the room, who all set their sights on a new target—the Warrens' ten-year-old daughter, Judy, and her friends.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Gary Dauberman

Writers:

James Wan (story by), Gary Dauberman (screenplay by)

Country:

United States of America
5.9

11 Ma 2019

Sue Ann is a loner who keeps to herself in her quiet Ohio town. One day, she is asked by Maggie, a new teenager in town, to buy some booze for her and her friends, and Sue Ann sees the chance to make some unsuspecting, if younger, friends of her own.

Genre:

Horror

Director:

Tate Taylor

Writer:

Scotty Landes

Country:

United States of America
5.6

12 The Nun 2018

When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate. Together they uncover the order’s unholy secret. Risking not only their lives but their faith and their very souls, they confront a malevolent force in the form of the same demonic nun that first terrorized audiences in “The Conjuring 2” as the abbey becomes a horrific battleground between the living and the damned.

Genres:

Horror, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Corin Hardy

Writers:

Gary Dauberman (screenplay by), James Wan (story by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
5.3

13 The Curse Of La Llorona 2019

A social worker dealing with the disappearance of two children fears for her own family after beginning the investigation.

Genres:

Thriller, Horror, Mystery

Director:

Michael Chaves

Country:

United States of America
5.3

14 Escape Room 2019

Six strangers find themselves in circumstances beyond their control, and must use their wits to survive.

Genres:

Thriller, Action, Mystery

Director:

Adam Robitel

Writers:

Bragi F. Schut (screenplay by) (as Bragi Schut), Maria Melnik (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.3

15 The Possession Of Hannah Grace 2018

When a cop who is just out of rehab takes the graveyard shift in a city hospital morgue, she faces a series of bizarre, violent events caused by an evil entity in one of the corpses.

Genres:

Horror, Drama

Writer:

Brian Sieve

Country:

United States of America
5.2

16 Hell Fest 2018

On Halloween night at a horror theme park, a costumed killer begins slaying innocent patrons who believe that it's all part of the festivities.

Genre:

Horror

Director:

Gregory Plotkin

Writers:

Seth M. Sherwood (screenplay by), Blair Butler (screenplay by) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.5

17 The Hole In The Ground 2019

Trying to escape her broken past, Sarah O’Neill is building a new life on the fringes of a backwood rural town with her young son Chris. A terrifying encounter with a mysterious neighbour shatters her fragile security, throwing Sarah into a spiralling nightmare of paranoia and mistrust, as she tries to uncover if the disturbing changes in her little boy are connected to an ominous sinkhole buried deep in the forest that borders their home.

Genre:

Horror

Director:

Lee Cronin

Countries:

United Kingdom, Finland, Ireland
5.7

18 Haunt 2019

On Halloween, a group of friends encounter an "extreme" haunted house that promises to feed on their darkest fears. The night turns deadly as they come to the horrifying realization that some nightmares are real.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Directors:

Scott Beck, Bryan Woods

Country:

United States of America
6.3

19 He's Out There 2018

On vacation at a remote lake house, a mother and her two young daughters must fight for survival after falling into a terrifying and bizarre nightmare conceived by a psychopath.

Genres:

Horror, Thriller

Director:

Quinn Lasher

Writer:

Mike Scannell

Country:

United States of America
5.2

20 The Intruder 2019

A psychological thriller about a young married couple who buys a beautiful Napa Valley house on several acres of land only to find that the man they bought it from refuses to let go of the property.

Genre:

Thriller

Director:

Deon Taylor

Writer:

David Loughery

Country:

United States of America
5.5

21 The Clovehitch Killer 2018

A picture-perfect family is torn apart after Tyler finds a cache of disturbing images in his father's possession. He begins to suspect that the man he trusts most in the world may be responsible for the murder of 13 girls ten years prior.

Genres:

Mystery, Thriller, Crime

Director:

Duncan Skiles

Country:

United States of America
6.5

22 Wounds 2019

Disturbing and mysterious things begin to happen to a bartender in New Orleans after he picks up a phone left behind at his bar.

Genres:

Horror, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Babak Anvari

Writers:

Babak Anvari (written for the screen by), Nathan Ballingrud (based on the novella 'The Visible Filth' by)

Country:

United Kingdom
4

23 Pledge 2018

Genre:

Thriller

Country:

United States of America

24 Code 8 2018

In Lincoln City, some inhabitants have extraordinary abilities. Most live below the poverty line, under the close surveillance of a heavily militarized police force. Connor, a construction worker with powers, involves with a criminal gang to help his ailing mother. (Based on the short film “Code 8,” 2016.)

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama

Director:

Jeff Chan

Writers:

Chris Pare (screenplay by), Jeff Chan (story by)

Countries:

Canada, United Kingdom, United States of America
6.1